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Hundreds of concerned gun owners rallied outside the Maryland State House while a state Senate committee got ready for a hearing that is expected to go well into the evening.
Maryland's governor wants to ban assault weapons and create stricter licensing requirements for handguns.
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Vice President Joe Biden is launching a White House campaign of road trips to promote gun control with a visit to Virginia, a state that has experienced its own school shooting tragedy yet maintains an avidly pro-gun tradition.
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New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is calling for federal gun control reforms.
One month removed from a horrific shooting at an elementary school, gun policy experts meet this week to discuss ways to curb violence and effect change at the federal level.
There is common ground among opposing sides as lawmakers tackle the issue of gun control, mental health and school safety.
A gun control bill that's one of the first pieces of legislation to be introduced in the 113th Congress is likely to face tough opposition.
Gun should be taken away from anyone who is found by a licensed health care provider, educator or police to be a threat, a panel studying firearms access by the mentally ill recommended Wednesday.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan says the country needs to reevaluate its values and consider common-sense gun control measures after a mass shooting at a Connecticut school.
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